BURNING ANGEL DUST

Mimi, a Nigérienne-American mother and immigrant, struggles to maintain a connection for her and her American born daughters to their native Nigér. Caught between her own mother's expectations, her personal desires and the culture of her adoptive homeland, Mimi must decide to have her eldest daughter undergo a traditional rite of passage or allow her children to fully embrace American life.

Winner: Best Director Langston Hughes African American Film Festival 2018
Winner: Best Short Film Award, Big Muddy Film Festival 2018
Winner: Best Short Film Award, Gary International Film Festival 2017
Winner: Short Film AwardBronzelens International Film Festival Best 2017
Nominated: HBO Best Short Film, Martha's Vineyard African-American Film Festival 2017
Nominated: Best Actress, Newark International Film Festival 2017
Winner: Panavision New Filmmaker Grant
Winner: Jerome Foundation Grant

INTERCEPT

Chloe appears to have it all - beauty, brains and a great career, but looks can be deceiving.

Winner: Best Short Film, Women’s Only Entertainment Film Festival 2018
Winner: Best Short Award, Las Vegas Black Film Festival 2018
Winner: Best Actress, Las Vegas Black Film Festival, 2018
Winner: Best Actress, National
Winner: Diversity In Cannes, Best Director Award 2017
Nominated: HBO Best Short Film, Martha's Vineyard African-American Film Festival 2017
Nominee: Pan African Film Festival, Best Short 2017

IF I LEAP

A nun, conflicted about her choice of a religious life, is forced to make a decision of rather to abandoned religious life when an unexpected guest seeks refuge at her convent.

Winner: HBO Best Short Harlem International Film Festival
Nominee: American Black Film Festival, Best Short Award
Nominee: Chicago International Film Festival, Golden Bear Award for Best Short Film

BABY STEPS

A teenage girl thinking she's almost grown makes moves that she isn't quite prepared for with an older man.


 

UPCOMING SCREENINGS
CineOdyssey Film, July 2018
Stony Brook Film Festival, July 24th
Brooklyn Women's Film Festival, June 23

PAST SCREENINGS FOR THE FILMS
MayDay Film Festival, May 2018
The Harlem International Film Festival, May 2018, Burning Angel Dust
S.E Manly Short Film Showcase, May 2018
National Black Film Festival, May 2018, Intercept
Phoenix Film Festival, April 2018, Intercept
Langston Hughes African American Film Festival, April 2018, Burning Angel Dust & Intercept
Las Vegas Black Film Festival, April 2018, Intercept
BERC Showcase, April 2018, Intercept
New Voices in Black Cinema, April 2018,  Burning Angel Dust
SAG Showcase, April 2018, Burning Angel Dust
Festival of Tolerance, Croatia, April 2018, Burning Angel Dust
Big Muddy International Film Festival,  April 2018, Burning Angel Dust
Pan African Film Festival, Feb 2018, Burning Angel Dust & Intercept
Gary International Black Festival,  October 2017, Burning Angel Dust & Intercept
Blackstar Film Festival, August 2017, Intercept
Martha's Vineyard African American Film Festival,  August 2017, Burning Angel Dust & Intercept
Diversity In Cannes Film Festival, 2017, Intercept
Afrikana Film Festival, September 2017, Burning Angel Dust & Intercept
Newark International Film Festival, August 2017, Burning Angel Dust & Intercept
Bronzelens Film Festival, August 2017, Burning Angel Dust & Intercept
Beacon: Sacramento,  August 2017, Burning Angel Dust
Project Involve Showcase, April 2017, Burning Angel Dust
American Black Film Festival, July 2011, If I Leap
Durango International Film Festival, If I Leap
Tallahassee International Film Festival, If I Leap
Harlem International Film Festival, If I Leap
Chicago International Film Festival, If I Leap
Cannes Short Film Corner, If I Leap
CAMM Film Festival, If I Leap & Baby Steps
HBO Network, If I Leap
American Black Film Festival, If I Leap
Bermuda International Film Festival, The Dying Color